Definition of monohydric in English:

monohydric

adjective

Chemistry
  • (of an alcohol) containing one hydroxyl group.

    • ‘If a compound possesses only one hydroxyl group then it is said to be a monohydric alcohol.’
    • ‘An effect on the permeability of other small uncharged solutes such as monohydric alcohols, amides and acetone was not detectable.’

Pronunciation

monohydric

/mɒnə(ʊ)ˈhʌɪdrɪk/